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the fbi and cia. they said they were using innocent servers to bounce around the internet with their final targets the fbi and the cia. this makes it difficult to trace the hackers. did they gain access to the district files? >> no. we have been told our firewall wasn't breached. they used it to cover their tracks but they never got through our firewall which is where that information is. >> reporter: since there was no breach, uncle sam asked them to leave the server up and running to trap the bad guys. did it work? >> they said if we told you, you would have to -- we would have to kill you. i don't know. i hope. >> reporter: they are learning how to guard themselves against hackers. consumer editor tom vacar ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the white house is down playing a report that hackers tied to china broke into a government system. officials say it had a network, and no secrets or data were stolen. yesterday a newspaper said hackers got into a system used for nuclear commands but the white house said that is not true. officials did say if -- did not say if it originated in china. >>> a am
information from the fbi and the cia. >> we have been told our firewall wasn't breached, they got to our server, used it to cover their tracks. >> since there was no breach they were asked to leave the server up and running to try to track down the guilty party. >>> police arrested a man suspected of committing two bank robberies. adam kiedrowski was taken into custody tuesday. investigators believe he is the suspect who robbed a u.s. bank on august 28 and another u.s. bank on september 5. >>> illegal immigrants signed up for a program allowing them to apply for driver's license. >> hard to work my schedule around that and having my driver's license would be great. >> counselors helped dozens with their paper work. it is part of a bill signed by governor jerry brown yesterday. to qualify they must be under 30, going to school or graduated or served in the military. those who work in the community say culture differences may make it tough for those who are eligible. >> they are cautious with it comes to -- cautious when it comes to providing information to the government and it is somethi
by a stranger from a bath room on friday. he she fought off the attackers. police arrested a man and the fbi has been called in. >> to understand why someone could do this. we want to know everything. >> reporter: before friday police say two other nearby schools reported the same man was harassing students. some parents feel that information wasn't passed long fast enough. >> when they happened, maybe there could be an alert. >> it was important the information was correct and accurate and so we waited till we had correct and accurate information. >> reporter: the little girl is back at school right now. i had a conversation with her mom today i asked how she is doing and the mom said she brave. alex s -- alex savage, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a gas leak is capped but pg&e is working to make permanent repairs. it was damaged by a garbage truck this afternoon when it hit a riser leading to the meter at a customer's home. some homes were evacuated but everything is back to normal tonight. >>> the nfl and the referee's union could be close to a deal. the replacement refs reached a fever pitch after
. participating agencies included the fbi and ingrations and customs enforcement. authorities say 300 plants were seized. the threne -- 13 people were arrested. >>> an update on a story you saw here on ktvu channel 2 news. san francisco fire yesterday underwent a double mastectomy. we reported on how the department said her condition was not life threatening and wouldn't allow her to receive donated sick time from her fellow firefighters. the head of the union said she will receive workers compensation benefits. >>> crews have a wildfire in san diego county surrounders. they contained the -- surrounded. they contained the fire that destroyed 11 homes and 14 outbuildings. earlier this week a 69-year-old man was found dead in his home. the cause is under investigation. >>> let's talk about our weather, we haven't talked about fire danger here in the bay area. but it may change? >> yeah. it will heat up. not looking for a red flag warning. with temperatures into the mid- 90s over the weekend, fire always a concern, but with the temperatures more so. we will get to that. let's go outside. fog at the
enough, teams from the fbi and atf will join the investigation. the office is shared by vallejo major ozzy davis who came to the scene along with his law partner michael thompson who he led away from the building. visibly upset. >> reporter: we're classifying this as a class of domestic terrorism. >> reporter: the office sits across the street from the courthouse so surveillance cameras may provide clues. the neighborhood gets its share of random vandalism, but the fire is much worse than anything davis' law office has faced before. >> acts of vandalism, such as broken glass, rocks through windows and things of that nature. >> reporter: davis has presided over rocky times, and was caught up in recent outcry over several officer involved shootings. whether politics played a role in the fire is a question investigators will hit hard. >> reporter: has the mayor had any threats against him personally? >> not to my knowledge, no. >> reporter: does he have protection right now? >> i'm not going to go into whether the mayor has protection or not. >> reporter: federal teams to help the invest
-alarm fire is being treated as an act of domestic terrorism. the fbi and are now being called in to help with the investigation. the fire is the latest and most devastating in a string of attacks against him. >> i've had written threats, verbal threats, telephone threats but none have risen to the level of this type of dangerous criminal conduct. >> mayor davis says he believes the attacks are physically motivated and that he's not fearful for his own life but concerned for his family. >>> chairman delivered a sharp central bank stimulus. in an address economic club in indiana, action is necessary because the economy isn't growing fast enough. >> bringing down long-term interest rates should support economic fwroet and employment by lowering the cost of borrowing to buy homes and cars or to finance investments. >> today's speech just comes weeks after the feds mortgage bonds to boost market reports congress not to interfere in the fed's discussions. >>> early but momentum stalled late in the day. dow industrial rose 77, nasdaq lost 2. >>> yahoo's new ceo can now add mother to list of acc
open and flights are operating again. >>> an unidentified fbi agent accused of using taxpayer money to pay for prostitutes in the philippines. that agent reportedly spent up to $2,400 every time he visited a brothel. prosecutors said then he tried to get $15,000 in reimbursements for entertainment and other expenses. so far, no charges have been filed against that fbi agent. >>> back here at home, a community meeting tomorrow night explaining how it is going to handle public complaints on all their concerns about bart. they a citizens review board kept an eye on bart police. this meeting is scheduled to take place at the richmond recreation center complex tomorrow night at 6:30. >>> this week, bike riders in san francisco will mark the 20th anniversary of critical mass. the monthly friday night bike ride started in september 1/9/92. since then, hundreds of people have joined this movement. several events are planned this week celebrating the anniversary. the big happens friday night during the critical mass ride. organizers say that one could be one of the biggest ever. >>> it is 7:
of regional economic development teams to help california compete again for business. >>> fbi agents were busy today at a site in the valley that authorities believe contain the remains of victims. earlier this year skeletal remains were found buried in a near by well. the bodies were victims of the so called speed freak killers wesley shermantine and loren herzog. authorities escorted shermantine to this area so he could pinpoint additional burial sites. >>> a former police officer and private investigator was sentenced to prison today for his role in a law enforcement corruption scandal. christopher butler the man with the gray hair and wear ago suit received a sentence of five years. butler is one of several current and former law enforcement officers allegedly involved in this scheme. >>> today the u.s. supreme court announced some of the cases it'll take up this fall and same-sex marriage was not among them. the court listed the cases to be heard starting through november 7. the justices could still consider california's same-sex marriage ban and the federal defense of marriage act at a l
will work with the fbi to try to solve the case. >>> time now 5:24. idaho fisherman made a disturbing discovery. he found a human finger inside the belly of a trout. after really creative investigation police have unraffled the mystery of the fish and finger. police in idaho took that dismembered picker and fingerprinted it. ran it through a data base. they were able to find its owner this man right here alive and well. turns out he's from washington state, he lost four of his fingers at that lake in a wake boarding accident. >> everybody asked me when they found out what happened were you able to get the fingers back or were you able to put it back on? i told them no, we couldn't find them. they are fish food. that's what i told people. >> at first he said i don't even want the finger back but now he's talking to his doctor to see if it can be reattached. apparently it has been very well preserved because it has been in that very cold lake water. >>> if you need that morning cup of coffee, you are not alone. a new survey finds many professionals feel at work with that morning jolt. t
the fbi and the atf to investigate that fire at the private law office of the vallejo mayor. they have called the fire an act of terrorism because davis is a high profile figure. the fire broke out around 1:30 yesterday morning. the office suffered significant damage and many of his client records were destroyed. >> happening now the 30th yearly oracle open world user conference getting started. 50,000 people are registered to attend. the areaa hound howard street is expected to be blocked and driver also likely experience delays. ceo larry ellison is scheduled to give the key note address this evening. it's expected to be a economic shot in the arm for city hotels, restaurants, cabs and retailers. >> really huge impact to the city. i think it brings a lot of revenue and we are lucky to have it. >> reporter: they are also expected to announce a mapping deal with nokia. open world runs through october 4th. > a air quality is forecast to be unhealthy for a third day in a row in the bay area leading officials to declare at spare the area alert for tomorrow. just like they did today they
of several innocent parties to try to steal information of the fbi and cia. >> we're told that our fire wall was not breeched. they did get to our server. they used it to cover their tracks. >> reporter: since there was no breech, the district has been asked to leave the server up and running in an attempt to track the hackers. >>> honda is recalling 600,000 cars with faulty steering notices. the recall is for v6 hondas from 2003 to 2007. only one fire has been reported and no injuries or crashes. the car maker says it will replace the hoses for free but won't actually have the parts until early next year. anyone suspecting a leak should take their accord to a dealer for inspection. >>> anthem blue cross -- it must also offer them each one year of credit monitoring. they must also pay the state $150,000. anthem blue cross did not admit any wrong doing in the settlement. >>> in news of the world in afghanistan, three americans were killed in a suicide attack in the city of host. 16 afghan civilians and police officers did die. the suicide bomber road on a bicycle. the taliban claimed responsi
information of the fbi and cia. >> we're told that our fire wall was not breeched. they did get to our server. they used it to cover their tracks. >> reporter: since there was no breech, the district has been asked to leave the server up and running in an attempt to track the hackers. >>> honda is recalling 600,000 cars with faulty steering notices. the recall is for v6 hondas from 2003 to 2007. only one fire has been reported and no injuries or crashes. the car maker says it will replace the hoses for free but won't actually have the parts until early next year. anyone suspecting a leak should take their accord to a dealer for inspection. >>> anthem blue cross -- it must also offer them each one year of credit monitoring. they must also pay the state $150,000. anthem blue cross did not admit any wrong doing in the settlement. >>> in news of the world in afghanistan, three americans were killed in a suicide attack in the city of host. 16 afghan civilians and police officers did die. the suicide bomber road on a bicycle. the taliban claimed responsible. >>> in hong kong officials say 36 people
as far away as southern california. >>> teams from the f.b.i. and a.t.f. could arrive today to investigate a fire at the private law office of vallejo mayor osby davis. davis is a high profile figure. the fire broke out around 1:30 saturday morning at the building davis shares with another attorney. police are calling the fire very suspicious. >>> i'm not going to go into whether the mayor has protection or not. obviously if there is a degree of concern for his saved, we as an organization, police department, will certainly do what we can to address that issue. >> there have been random acts of vandalism but nothing compared to the damage caused by the fire. client records were also destroyed. >>> firefighters are looking into the cause of a massive fire that destroyed a warehouse in san jose. it happened just about 2:30 yesterday afternoon on 10th and heading streets. firefighters say the fire was so intense, they couldn't enter the building and focused on protecting nearby apartments. >> it's kind of depressing. we used to looked at that building and wonder what could have
a similar bill last year banning the open display of handguns. >>> the f.b.i. is investigating the fatal shooting of a san diego woman by a border patrol agent. chula vista police say the woman was being driven around yesterday afternoon on the hood of a car. they say that is when the border patrol agent opened fire. the shooting occurred about five miles north of the mexican border. so far authorities have not released information about why the woman was on the hood of that car or what provoked the agent to shoot. >>> a memorial for six napa county service members who died in iraq and afghanistan will be dedicated today. the memorial sculpture of a battle cross will be formally dedicated at veteran's memorial park in downtown napa. a high school senior helped develop the memorial for her senior project >>> 19 female veterans have sued the u.s. government over the military's treatment of rape victims. the federal lawsuit filed in san francisco alleges the military doesn't do enough to prosecute service members w40 commit rape. victims also say they experienced retaliation and harassment
with the fbi trying to solve this case. >>> well, right now, a computer hacker's group is attacking the u.s. bank website. we just tried to access the site. it's not loading. yesterday, that same group targeted wells fargo's website. now, the bank says the group slowed down their service but customer information, they say, was not compromised. last week that same group disrupted service on the bank of america and chase websites. these hackers say these attacks will continue until a video that they say insults the prophet muhammad is removed from the internet. >>> 7:37. in election news, mitt romney is making his pitch to voters in the battle ground state of ohio today as he tries to boost his poll numbers. >> he said he can't change washington from the inside, only from the outside. well, we're gonna give him that chance to be on. outside on november 6th. >>> romney was referring to comments made by president obama at a univision forum last week. he also said his policies would do more to help middle-class families than the president's. he has two more stops in ohio today. >>> and preside
around 9:00 a.m. yesterday morning when fbi agents ordered residents to leave. authorities then uprooted hundreds of marijuana plants. it was the largest operation targeting resident gardens in the region's history. authorities say at least some of the gardens had ties to gang activity. >>> three san diego bus drivers say they unknowingly ate brownies laced with marijuana before their shift. they say a dispatcher gave them the brownies but did not tell them with a special ingredient. two of the drivers ended up in the hospital but a third drove around for about three hours before he was stopped. >> i was dry mouthed and light- headed and giggling a lot and real bubbly. >> there is an investigation being conducted into the claims. >>> the focus of a new documentary is creating a lot of buzz this morning. what the filmmaker is hoping will happen after you watch this documentary. but none of them want to pay full price. they each have their own unique style, so t.j.maxx is a great place because they have such an incredible mix of designers for so much less than the department stores. when m
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